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Ada Ada News (Newspaper) - February 5, 1974, Ada, Oklahoma Ada Oklahoma tuesday february 5,1974 the Ada evening news Page 3 composer successful even behind prison Walls Vienna in. A Bill Stacey had three centuries on his hands and a poem he wanted to put to a tune. So he taught himself How to compose and Drew up the Sheet music. That was in 1966 a seven sonatas a concerto and a fifth of a symphony ago. Not bad for a convict. The 40-year-old chicagoan a resident of the Vienna correctional Center has served 16 years of a 299-year sentence for the stabbing death of a woman in november 1957. Stacey an Lith Grade dropout was working As a bus Driver and a photographer when the incident occurred. His wife divorced him in 1958, and he Hasni to seen her or their two daughters since. A i was 24, i had no Hope of Ever getting out and i was bitter a Stacey recalls of his first Days at the Menard prison psychiatric unit. A every time they told me what not to do i did it. A one Day i woke up and i did no to like myself after his Transfer to state Ville prison in july 1961, he enrolled in an educational program and took to writing poetry. In 1966 he tried music. Starting with a thin volume printed in 1889 and furnished by a prison chaplain he taught himself music theory. A i Wasny to a bit creative before i killed a a Stacey says. A what a catalyst. I could never have grown up outside. It was too confining. Prison offered me a Chance for he says his turn around was bom of regret for the murder. He says he restore the life he took but he wanted to try to make some restitution and music seemed the Way. After his Transfer in 1972 to the minimum Security facility at Vienna he earned an associate of arts degree from Shawnee Junior College completing All 83 hours with perfect 4.0 average. He took College Entrance exam and scored 26 of a possible 28 Points. He won a full scholarship to Southern Illinois University. With the help of Melvin Franklin a composer and a resident of nearby Cairo he started trying to publish his scores. Rejected for parole in july 1972, Stacey goes before the parole Board again in May hoping this time the decision will be Freedom. He wants to earn a music degree and become a teacher. Only two of 12 alternate jurors picked in aim trial any news item admitted through the Nail must be signed and the address must be added. Kevin Gassaway son of or. And mrs. Jim Gassaway has pledged Phi Delta Theta at Center College Danville ky., where he is a student. New crewel kits for Spring decorating a Start now. Job Annex a Needlecrafts 1022 Arlington. 2-5-3t the Oil Center ladies will i serve their monthly dinner thursday night feb. 7th. Adults $1.75, children 75c. 2-5-2t Mary Kay cosmetics Janice Lunsford 332-2274 after 5. 2-4-lm. St. Paul Minn. Apr jury selection moved at snails Pace monday in the trial of american indians Dennis Banks and Russell Means As Only two of 12 potential alternates were approved. A variety of excuses popped up to slow the process of choosing possible alternates. Two women eliminated themselves Smiths bakery has moved their cake decorating to this number 332-0833. 1-27 in. Final reduction pants dresses and tops $5, Pant suits $13.98 at glad rags in the mini mall. 2-5-3t. African violets Blooming plants starter plants All colors. Call 332-2466. 2-5-5t career plaque for needlepoint accountant doctor banker lawyer dentist pharmacist housewife Etc. Also Tennis and Fisherman. Joannes Needlecrafts 1022 Arlington. 2-3-3t. Valentines Day give a gift from Merle Norman cosmetics at Kay a fashions 208 East main. L-24-17t. Get Back in shape for the new year. Let fantastic figure Salon help you. 332-1774. 1-8-1m ground hog supper sausage Bacon and pancakes Asbury United methodist Church. 6th amp Johnston wednesday beginning 5 00 . 2-5-2t order your girl scout cookies now 5 varieties $1.00 per Box. For information Call 332-2812 or 332-3564. 2-3-12t. Valentine thoughts give violets a thoughtful gift. 332-2466. 2-5-5t. Revival and Fellowship meeting beginning Friday night 7 30 . Center holiness Church evangelist Darlene Lambert. 2-5-5t. Lose weight safely amp fast with ill diet plan $3.00. Reduce excess fluids with a Pel $3.00. Money Back guarantee. Bryans Corner drug. 2-3-3t. _ we need your laundry business rough dry amp finish. 706 n. Francis. 332-5620. 2-3-lm. After reconsideration by the Board of trustees of the american legion of Ada. We will have a legion baseball club for the 1974 season All veterans interested in belonging to the legion and interested in american legion baseball should belong to the Howard Maxey Post it. 3. Ada Oklahoma. 1-22-lm. Mary Kay cosmetics Bobbie Plumlee 332-5290. 1-30-lm. Auto insurance. You be got a Friend. There a no substitute for someone who shops several insurance companies to help you choose the policy that a Best for you. A Friend who uses his professional know How to help you avoid costly mistakes. For your insurance see an Independent insurance agent and you be got a Friend. Oklahoma association insurance agents i Calico and Gingham fabric Flowers 2 sizes to choose from. Buy one or let us arrange you a Perky bouquet. This in that Shoppe 328 North Mississippi. 2-l-4t. You do not have to be a new Bride to Register your gift preferences with this in that Shoppe. We have a Complete gift registry for everyone be sure to receive the gift you really want. 328 North missis i Sippi. 2-l-5t. Beginning feb. 8, Dorothy a Beauty shop will be open monday thru saturday. Operators Mary Jane Byrd and Dorothy Shelton. Located 3 Miles West on Highway 19. Call 332-2682. We do give manicures. L-31-12t. It. Robert Johnson 701st personnel service co., recently attended the army reserves commanders conference in Little Rock Ark. The conference was attended by 47 unit commanders from a three state area. Electro Lux sales service Rosemary Yeargan 332-8208. 1-9-lm. Of decorating consultant. Will help you do it a when your decorating plans eau for floor covering. Carpet Wal covering or paint a you will find Shirley William helpful her services Are free to our customers Caid our merchandise eduction is the Best in town find the a real you at. Arlington Center 332-9133 ask about a free make up by Helen or Bonnie licensed cosmetologists with Merle Norman cosmetics anytime at Kay a fashions. L-24-17t. Noritake China exclusively at the Diamond shop. 1-9-lm. Entire Winter Stock now reduced Viz and More. All sales for Cash plenty of free parking the specially shop. L-27-14t sewing and alterations Norma West. 332-6949. 1-20-lm. Ronald Reagan will be the guest speaker at a Lincoln Day dinner to be held monday night february la at the my raid in Oklahoma City. This will be the largest sit Down dinner Ever held in Oklahoma. For reserved tables for eight people or dinner tickets for individuals Call Louis Hazlewood 332-6256 or 332-3567. Chartered bus available. L-23-12t. Hickman a courts Beauty shop and downtown houses amp acts., Bills paid. Office 332-2500, Home 332-5013. 1-9-lm. Now open cosmetology clinic Complete Beauty care Joyce Crawford cosmetologist 332-8852. 1-18-lm. Need reliable income tax service come see Nadine Alexander and Bea Oakes 200 East main 332-9111. 1-17-lm. Have your Roto Tiller tuned up for the season i Day service Lawn mowers also Crowell repair shop 314 East main. 1-15-lm. Be gentle be kind to that expensive carpet clean with Blue Lustre. Rent electric Shampooer $1.00. The Lee company. L-30-6t. Fresh dressed Catfish to lbs. Or Over 98c la. Batfish Kettle 332-6114. 1-17-lm. Bill Mcdonald a major appliance ser. Be hotpoint Maytag 332-2140, 208 West main. 1-11-lm. Sewing Freda Squires 332-9047. 1-15-lm the other pickup is in town. See the Complete line of International pickups in Stock now at Dicus International and campers 1001 Latta Road. 1-18-lm. Greeni i b pm rec Oree Stam double Green Stamps wednesday february 6th with every Purchase a i at Dicus discount pharmacy ish r when they told . District judge Fred j. Nichol they believed the defendants should have to offer some proof of their innocence. With others there were such reasons As financial hardship because the employer does no to cover salary for prolonged service medical reasons living 73 Miles away enough to excuse automatically. And one Young craftsman said he would feel confined if he had to sit Long hours in a courtroom. Means 34, Porcupine s.d., and Banks 41, St. Paul Are accused on to counts each by the government in connection with the occupation of wounded knee s.d., last plans summer talks with Gromyko Washington a president Nixon has quickened the Pace of preparations for an Early summer Kremlin Summit ranging Over plans for a return to Moscow and key International issues in talks with visiting soviet foreign minister Andrei a. Gromyko. Secretary of state Henry a. Kissinger who hosted a dinner for Gromyko monday night arranged for further talks with the Veteran Diplomat today at the soviet embassy before he departs for his Homeland. In a two hour White House meeting monday Nixon and Gromyko discussed the East and european issues and current .-soviet strategic arms limitation talks according to Deputy press Secretary Gerald l. House approves death penalty legislation Jefferson City to. Apr a Bill reinstating the death penalty in Missouri for certain crimes has received first round approval from the Missouri House. The House was expected to turn its attention today to a measure to Force persons to testify in court or before a grand jury but granting him immunity if he does. Refusal to testify on grounds of self incrimination would result in contempt of court punishable by not More than a year in jail. The death penalty Bill in its third Day of debate in the House was approved 119-27. A similar Bill failed last year. Missouri a last execution was in 1965. Rep. J. B. Banks a St. Louis attempted to delay action on the Bill by citing a Rule which requires that a Bill Cost ing More than $50,000 in extra funds be referred to the economics committee. Cox Diamond charolais ranch we have some French sired charolais bulls for Sale both registered and Domestic. All bulls will be guaranteed breeders. We also have some Young registered and Domestic heifers for Sale. Call Ron Cox 332-88271 to understand the Energy Story you should begin at the end is How efficiently Energy is used in your Home. Our Story has these characters Kwh kilowatt hours of electricity Btu British Thermal units Kcf thousand cubic feet of Gas your Home combination Gas and electricity or total electric this is the plot is it wasteful to convert natural Gas into electricity no it is not a and Here a Why. It takes 10,890 Btu to produce 1 Kwh of electricity. This Kwh when used in the Home will produce 3,412 Btu. This makes it seem plausible that using natural Gas to produce electricity for the Home is about 30% efficient but that a just the beginning of the Story to provide a True ending of amp a conducted extensive tests using 310 single family Homes selected at random in the of amp a service area. Some were new others were several years old. Some were built As total electric Homes some had been converted to total electric. Combination Homes using both Gas and electricity were also included. The tests used the amount of electricity and Gas consumed during two years. This is the result but How about a clincher since most new Homes built today have Central heating and air conditioning it was a logical step to come up with Energy consumption figures for just these Homes. Energy study 203 a ssh a a i electric Central systems Gas Central systems Energy study electric heat pump both air conditioning Ano heating and air Gas furn. And Gas air this graph shows that Homes with electric Central systems used 203,000 Btu of Energy per Square foot per year while those with Gas Central systems used 224,000 Btu for the same period or 10% More raw Energy than the electric Central system. Bottom line burning natural Gas to produce electricity is an Efre fent use of our natural resources. Gas when taken through the meter into the Home and burned in Gas consuming appliances is Only 30 to 35% efficient. There Are no flues or Pilot lights on electric heating systems another efficiency increase. That a the full Story conclusion there is very Little difference in the amount of a raw Energy consumed by a total electric Home when compared to a combination fuelled Home. You should know it because the natural resources Are yours. Their Best use depends on your full understanding of immediate needs and methods Pius those of the future. Some forms of natural resources Are becoming More difficult to obtain we will always be Able to produce electricity by using other resources which Are available in abundance. This is not an Effort to increase the use of Energy in Alif form. Our goal is As yours to conserve and put to the beet use Iff our resources. For the details please ask of amp a for the free Booklet on the Complete test results. Ifs a Story that Witt you.,. From end to beginning of amp a electric service

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